The top cribs, cradles and Moses baskets on the market
We take a look at some of the best cribs, cradles and Moses baskets in the shops
A crib, cradle or Moses basket is the ideal first bed for your newborn. We round up some of our favourites on the market today.
East Coast Nursery
Swinging Vienna Crib
- Comes in antique and white finishes and is suitable from newborn to six months
- It also has a swinging motion that allows you to rock baby gently to sleep
- Features a simple locking mechanism to secure it in a stationary position
- Ideal size to fit easily into more compact bedrooms
We love... A reasonably priced first newborn bed that is cosy enough for newborns to feel secure, but roomy enough to last for the first few months.
L106 x W53 x H84cm
- Made of soft padded cotton, standing on a sturdy frame
- Complete with its own mattress, this crib is designed for the first few months of bedside sleeping
- Can be easily folded and stored away so ideal for smaller homes
- Has a gentle swaying motion to lull babies to sleep
We love...Not one of the cheapest options, but unlike many it can be folded away and comes complete with a mattress.
L82 x W55 x H68 cm
- The original side sleeping crib now has a one handed opening and closing side panel that you can change with just one hand even when the crib is attached to the bed.
- It has an easy to grab handle to open and close the side when you are lying in bed.
- Can rock and you can change from fixed to rocking mode using one foot.
- It also inclines to 4 different levels which can help with baby’s digestion and breathing.
We love... That this crib has loads of new features and is still a great choice that can fit all bed frames.
93 x 69 x 66/81cm
- The Jané Bedside crib has 6 different heights and it can also be used inclined to help with baby’s congestion and reflux.
- It’s easy to manoeuvre using the 4 swivel wheels fitted with brakes.
- Fits all types of beds easily, even divans as the Jané’s Babyside feet retract to allow the crib to move up close to the frame and mattress.
- It is easily transported and folds up in seconds.
We love... that this crib can be easily attached to your bed and when baby is older it can be used as a standalone crib.
67 x 92 x 68-79cm
Ombre Moses basket
- The Ombre Moses basket from Mothercare features a soft fabric interwoven around the sides of the wicker basket
- It includes a foam mattress but requires a Moses basket stand (available separately)
- This Moses basket complies with the British Standards 1466
- Suitable from newborn, this Moses basket can last your baby up until they are able to pull themselves up (around 3-4 months).
We love... the stylish design of this classic wicker Moses basket that is ideal for boys and girls.
42 x 93 x 28cm
White Waffle Moses basket
- This Moses basket includes a mattress, hood and cover
- The liner and hood are made from 100% cotton
- The basket is made from lightweight but durable palm
- Classic wicker and white design to suit all nurseries.
We love the traditional feel of this Moses basket and its reasonable price.
47 x 83cm
JoJo Maman Bebe
PurAir Breathable Bassinet
- This Moses’ basket has luxurious padded sides with mesh panes for breathability and visibility
- Includes a soft breathable Purflo mattress and 3 hanging toys
- It also has a removable entertainment unit that plays soothing sounds and lullabies, vibrates and has an integral night light
- There is volume control for the entertainment unit and it has a large storage basket underneath.
We love the great added extras this Moses’ basket offers especially the removable entertainment unit.
L82.5 x H77 x W47cm
- The Moba Moses basket is anti-microbial and can be wipe-cleaned thoroughly
- Fully ventilated sides and base and hypoallergenic
- The price includes a Moba mattress and 100% cotton waffle liner
- These unique baskets have been designed without a hood to ensure the best airflow
We love that this Moses basket is stylish and modern, and it’s also very easy to keep clean.
L82.4cm x H39.3cm x W42.8cm